Meta Search Engine - LOOK-4IT.COM

Meta Search Engine Navigation

Look For It  


Top » Arts » Music

Recent Music Articles

An Introduction to the Violin
Violins are among the most versatile musical instruments, evidenced by their use in many different musical genres. Some types of music that commonly feature violins are classical music, pop, bluegrass, country, and jazz.

A Look at the Electric Violin
An electric violin is an amplified violin that sends out a signal through an electrical pickup device. There are several different models of electric violins. Some are standard acoustic violins with an electric pickup added to the bridge.

A Closer Look at Violin Sheet Music
Violin sheet music is available for players of all ability levels. Beginners can find instructional pieces to help them master the basics while expert violinists can play transcriptions of long and complicated symphonies. People could even transcribe contemporary pop songs into violin music.

How to Play the Violin
Learning how to play the violin can be a difficult but rewarding experience. Playing the violin takes a large amount of knowledge and skill. Violinists must know how to hold the violin, how to finger the notes, and how to sound the notes.

A Guide to Violin Strings
The type of strings used on a violin has a great effect on the sound of the instrument. Different kinds of strings can have different tones and sound quality. Also, strings made of some materials stay in tune longer and often last longer than others. The three most common types of violin strings are all metal strings, synthetic core strings, and gut strings.

A Brief History of the Violin
The violin has existed in its current form since the 16-th century. The first Violin makers were Italians who were probably influenced by other ancient stringed instruments from around the world.

A Guide to Violin Shops
There are a number of violin shops where people can buy a violin. Many shops sell both new and used violins, giving buyers a number of options. Many violin shops also offer violin rentals.

The Value of Antique Violins
Antique violins are artifacts of the past as well as beautifully made musical instruments. There are a wide variety of antique violins available, some of them one-of-a-kind treasures.

A Guide to Violin Makers
There are countless violin manufacturers around the world. From large scale manufacturers who employ several people with different specialties to make many violins a day to artisans and trained violin makers who painstakingly created their instruments one at a time, there is a wide variety of violin manufacturers to choose from.

How to Repair Your Violin
Violins are fragile instruments that must be treated with care. There are situations where violins may need to be repaired no matter how careful the owner is. When a violin needs to be fixed, it is important to go to a trained professional.

Music Articles

HITTING HIGH NOTES – It's Easier Then You Think
Explains the process of hitting high notes and why it is not as difficult as you may think.

SOUNDS GOOD TO ME - Eliminate Throat Tension
Explains why you feel throat tension and how to eliminate it.

Latin Music Lives On ... the Web
article about the accessibility of Latin Music

What to Expect From Your First Year of Vocal Lessons - Vocal Coach Donna Flynn Shatters the Hype
What to Expect from Vocal Training

Additional Music Information

Home  |  Submit Article  |  Link to Us  |  Directory  |  Free Content  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Use

Copyright © 2005-2006, LOOK-4IT.COM. All rights reserved.

All trademarks, icons, and logos, shown or mentioned at this web site, are the property of their respective owners.
The information in the articles is provided without any warranty and must by used by the reader at their own discretion.
A professional opinion should be sought before taking any of the advice.